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Human Resources Specialist
Ref No.: 17-14614
Location: Richmond, Virginia
Human Resources Specialist
Richmond, VA
12+ months contract

Full c redit check, Non-nuclear background check and Drug test required
This position provides recruiting support in addition to partnering closely with field HR and business leadership to execute a recruiting strategy that is consistent with the business goals. The successful candidate must be able to build and cultivate strong, long-term relationships with Human Resources, the management team, and prospective candidates.

The duties of the position are as follows::
Evaluates applicants by discussing job requirements and applicant qualifications with managers
Counsel hiring managers on issues such as recruiting trends, industry best practices, and diversity
Screens and phone interviews applicants based upon job description and job qualifications
Work with Staffing Administrator to schedule testing and face-to-face interviews with candidates
Work with HR and hiring managers to develop appropriate job offers for candidates
Follow up with unsuccessful candidates •Updates applicant tracking system as necessary

Minimum of 2 years full life cycle recruiting experience.
Proficient and have proven track record of sourcing, screening, and presenting qualified, diverse candidates
Demonstrated experience building relationships Must demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills and work well in a team environment Previous experience utilizing an applicant tracking system is preferred